Andrew Rannells is a Grammy Award-winning stage, film, and television actor who can currently be seen starring in the second season of the Showtime series Black Monday, opposite Don Cheadle and Regina Hall. The series centers around a group of outsiders who take on the blueblood, old-boys club of Wall Street during the worst stock market crash in the history of Wall Street. The first season premiered in 2019.
On television, Rannells is best known for his role as Elijah Krantz in the HBO series Girls, opposite Lena Dunham. As Elijah, Rannells played the ex-boyfriend and openly gay friend of Dunham’s character Hannah. He also appeared in season two of Steven Soderbergh’s The Knick on Cinemax and NBC’s The New Normal. He also recently guest-starred on NBC’s revival of the beloved series Will & Grace. Previously, Rannells starred in a recurring role as Darren on How I Met Your Mother. Other notable television credits include Sofia the First,